Dozens of people were on hand Thursday as museum officials unveiled the institution’s newly redesigned lobby. Museum donors and local politicians milled around the large rotating metal globe that now dominates the room. Others watched high-definition video on a curved, wall-mounted screen.
Staff and volunteers of the Dannon Project, a post-jail rehabilitation program, held a four-hour-long rally at Zinn Park Saturday.
A low of 50 is expected Wednesday night, with temperatures in the high 40s in some areas. That’s a change from recent weeks, when Alabama residents experienced football weekends with baseball temperatures. Temperatures were still in the 80s in late September.
If the list of discussion topics seemed to be skewed to the Democratic side, it may be due to the unusual nature of the forum. For the first time in years, organizers say, no incumbent candidates, i.e., Republicans, showed for the Civitan event.
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This bucolic setting on Church Avenue in Jacksonville might one day contain the offices of the city's water department.
"If we don’t build, then it’s just a transfer of assets, from money to property," said Water Works Board member Mike Limerick.